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How to improve before & after photographs
Posted: 12th September 2019
Contributed by Dr Haroun Gajraj, Director of the VeinCare Centre I frequently get asked by colleagues how I take photographs and what my motivation is. Well, I have refined my method of photography over many years and I now have a dedicated space in the corner of my consulting room to take photographs. My motivation is…
BAS 2020 conference details announced
Posted: 19th July 2019
BAS 2020 Sclerotherapy Conference on Tuesday 19th May will be back at Dorney Lake Conference Centre. A day dedicated to your sclerotherapy CPD, the conference promises topics that will appeal to a range of experience levels. Encompassing both foam and microsclerotherapy, the event brings together phlebologists, vascular surgeons and nurses, aesthetics practitioners and dermatologists with a…
Missed BAS conference? Read all about it
Posted: 11th June 2019
An enthusiastic group of over 80 surgeons, doctors and nurses gathered at the magnificent lakeside Eton Dorney Conference Centre near Windsor for BAS 2019 conference on 14th May. This unique event brought together practitioners from the worlds of phlebology, vascular surgery, aesthetics and dermatology, all with a common interest in foam sclerotherapy and/or microsclerotherapy and…
Design a poster presentation
Posted: 18th April 2019
The BAS is interested in knowing about the great work our delegates are doing and so, for the first time, we are inviting Poster Presentations to be displayed at BAS 2019 Conference on 14th May. Help others learn and grow – and raise your own profile – by sharing some of the valuable knowledge, tips and experience…
14th May 2019 – BAS conference
Posted: 27th September 2018
Following the success of the 2018 Spring Conference we are delighted to confirm the date of the 2019 sclerotherapy Conference – Tuesday 14th May. The event will once again be held at Dorney Lake Conference Centre near Windsor – an unbeatable venue, perfect for our needs and popular with delegates because of the magnificent lakeside…
BAS Conference Update
Posted: 22nd May 2018
An enthusiastic group of 60 vascular surgeons and aesthetic doctors and nurses gathered at the stunning Dorney Lake Conference Centre for the BAS 2018 conference on 15th May. We welcomed members and non-members from throughout the UK and Ireland – and a few travelled from further afield to update their knowledge and learn from experts…
of Free Place Competition announced!
Posted: 10th April 2018
The Win a Free Place competition has been drawn, and the lucky winner is Gaynor Hughes of Aistheta in Crewkerne. Congratulations Gaynor, and we look forward to welcoming you to the conference as our guest. Gaynor will receive a free ticket to attend the 2018 conference on 15th May at Dorney Lake Conference Centre,…
Management of thrombophlebitis: are the new anticoagulant drugs useful?
Posted: 15th March 2018
From time to time, I have to manage patients with thrombophlebitis. The most effective drug for this has been Fondaparinux (a synthetic low molecular weight heparin) which moderates symptoms if given daily for about 6 weeks. Alternatively, low molecular weight heparins may be used for the same duration. This strategy is supported by ACCP Guidelines…
Online registration open
Posted: 7th February 2018
Online registration for the conference on 15th May is now open. Register now The provisional programme will be released shortly. For further details of fees and venue, and to preview proposed speakers and topics, click here.
3 months free membership – a great time to join us!
Posted: 8th January 2018
New member promotion Join the BAS now and enjoy 3 months free membership! New members joining now will be eligible for 15 months membership for the normal annual fee of £125.00. Your membership will run to 31st March 2019. How to join All you need to do is download an application form here, or ask…